Professional Learning at Bastow

by | May 1, 2019 | Bush Voices


Professional Learning at Bastow


The Bastow Institute of Educational Leadership, a branch of the Department of Education and Training, offers leadership professional learning for Victorian primary, secondary and early childhood education professionals.

See Bastow for information on the full suite of programs, courses, professional practice and events. Current opportunities that may be of interest include the following:


Education State School Leadership Conference

Schools can now register for the Education State School Leadership Conference 2019. This exciting collaborative learning event brings together school leaders from all four regions at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre from 3 to 7 June.

This year’s theme – Leading learning for excellence – is focused on achieving excellence through leadership development, collaboration and support.

Commences Monday 3 June (five days)
Registrations close Friday 10 May
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Leading Literacy for Networks

Delivered by literacy master trainers in local network settings, Leading Literacy for Networks provides an opportunity for participants to learn, discuss, collaborate and apply effective literacy teaching and learning practices.

Commences from 30 April (multiple regional intakes)
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Emerging Leaders Conference

Bastow’s Emerging Leaders Conference is an exciting and challenging experience bringing together aspiring and emerging school leaders from across the state.

Keynote speaker Samantha Gash and a range of expert practitioners will capture your imagination, inspire you to follow your dreams and help you become a successful future leader.

Commences Monday 1 July (one day)
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Middle Leaders Conference

Bastow’s inaugural Middle Leaders Conference encourages established educational leaders from all over Victoria to cultivate their leadership capability.

Keynote speaker Holly Ransom and expert practitioners will share their valuable insights, experiences and skills to help you to succeed as a leader and inspire you to create meaningful change.

Commences Tuesday 2 July (one day)
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Strategic Management for School Leaders

Strategic Management for School Leaders is a suite of professional learning supporting school leaders to effectively manage risk and make well-informed and intentional decisions. The modules cover a range of domains, including asset management, data literacy, finance, governance, legal matters, procurement, risk management, safety, and workforce planning and management.

Commences from Tuesday 1 May (multiple regional intakes)
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Inspire: Local Leaders

The Inspire program provides high-potential leaders with the foundational capabilities required for school leadership. Inspire develops the knowledge and skills needed to start making a difference in a school.

Commences from Tuesday 21 May (multiple regional intakes)
Applications close Friday 3 May
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